Submission: June 27, 2016
Registration: June 02, 2016
Language: English and Russian
Location: Moscow, Russia
Prizes: 1st Prize: 826 000 RUB, x2 2nd Prize: 354 000 RUB
Strelka KB announces the launch of an Open International Competition for Tverskaya Streetscape Concept Design. The design project covers Tverskaya Street (from Pushkinskaya Square to Triumfalnaya Square) and 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Street in Moscow. The competition is aimed to attract young and emerging architects for the projects on the renovation of urban territories as a part of “My Street” programme. The winner will be announced on the 7th of July 2016.
Giovanna Carnevali, competitions programme director at Strelka KB: “One of the key goals of the competition is to engage the new generation of architects into work on urban projects. As a result of our practice during the current and the previous year on the position of a strategic consultant for the Government of Moscow, we managed to develop the standards for the streetscape improvement and invite leading international architects to carry out projects for iconic streets of the city, henceforth setting the quality standard that we would like to establish as a benchmark for the streetscape improvement in Moscow”.
The subject of the Competition is the development of an architectural concept for Streetscape Design of Tverskaya (from Pushkinskaya square to Triumfalnaya square) and 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya streets in accordance to the requirements that will be provided in the Competition Brief. The Project Site is located in the Tverskoy district of the Central Administrative Okrug of Moscow.
The purpose of the Competition is to select 3 (three) best Concept Designs. The Jury members through voting procedure will select the winner and the nalists (second and third places).
The Competition is open for Russian and international architects and landscape architects / designers. The Participants should be registered as legal entities or sole proprietors and have an appropriate legal capacity for running a business and participating in the Competition.
The Winner will receive the Honorarium of 826 000 Russian rubles. The two Awardees will be granted each with the Honorarium of 354 000 Russian rubles.